Malin Niemi

Senior Consultant

P: +64 4 915 7590


Malin is an economist and a versatile analyst, with experience in both qualitative and quantitative analysis.

Her recent consulting experience includes economic, social and environmental impact analysis of public policy interventions, risk prediction modelling, development of evaluation frameworks and programme evaluations.

She combines skills in economics, econometrics and data analytics with the ability to engage with stakeholders and provide qualitative perspectives. Further, Malin has the ability to communicate complex material in an easy, accessible way.

Malin holds a MSc in Economics from Stockholm University and a BSc in Political Science from Uppsala University.

My publications

The Ministry for the Environment commissioned Sapere to analyse the current information provision in the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme. The report offers recommendations on what, how and when information needs to be provided to the market to improve its efficiency. ...

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Sapere was commissioned by the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment to evaluate the New Zealand Screen Production Grant (NZSPG) for domestic and international productions. We assessed the economic and cultural impacts of the NZSPG, and its role in the development of the industry. Our report covers two categories of benefits: Direct benefits are those ...

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The Data Futures Partnership Working Group commissioned Sapere to review issues and questions raised by the sharing of personal health data in general, and in particular the factors that influence people’s acceptance and approval of sharing the data – i.e. social licence issues. A common issue raised within the literature is the individual and societal ...

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This is the second Interim report of the Evaluation of the Adult Cancer Psychological and Social Support Initiative, and follows the first Interim report. The final report is due in early 2019. The objective of this evaluation is to provide an understanding of the efficiency and effectiveness of the initiative. ...

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